Thursday Dec 5
Lincoln Daily News
Illini showing some signs of progress
It ended the same way last year did, with a loss to Northwestern which put a dour capper on another bowl-less season.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Maize N Brew
Tuesday B1G Blog Roundup: The Regular Season Ends With a Bang and Whimper
The Iowa defense held Ameer Abdullah to less than 100 yards, and they did it on Nebraska's home field.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
O-Coordinator Cubit thinks O'Toole might be Illini's starting QB
Yes, Illinois offensive coordinator Bill Cubit has an idea of how he wants his side of the ball to play in 2014.
Hackenberg Wins Fifth Big Ten Freshman of the Week Award
After watching Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg lead the Nittany Lions to an impressive 31-24 victory over the No.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Outback or Capital One are possibilities for Badgers
Knowing Pedersen's history and demeanor, it was telling to listen to him speak after UW's 31-24 loss to Penn State, a loss that ended UW's BCS hopes and left the players wondering about their bowl destination.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Steve Hulls Makes Amazing Touchdown Catch While Laying on the Ground
Sep 7, 2013; Champaign, IL, USA; Illinois Fighting Illini wide receiver Steve Hull reacts after his touchdown during the third quarter against the Cincinnati Bearcats at Memorial Stadium.
Northwestern, Trevor Siemian beat Illinois Trevor Siemian; Reserve...
Northwestern quarterback Trevor Siemian threw for 414 yards and four touchdowns and Christian Jones caught 13 balls for 182 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Wildcats past Illinois 37-34 Saturday in the finale for both teams.
Illinois V.S. Northwestern: Wildcats Lead Illini 20-17 At Halftime
After a head shaking call to go for a fake field goal in the redzone, the Northwestern Wildcats were still able to get their shot at a field goal to take a 20-17 lead over the Illinois Fighting Illini heading into the halftime locker rooms.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Northwestern vs. Illinois: A big one for two bad teams
Northwestern has gone from Big Ten title dreams to needing a win at Illinois on Saturday to avoid an 0-8 conference wipeout.
The Miami Herald
Northwestern, Illinois meet with identical records
At Northwestern that means disappointment. Safety Jimmy Hall says the team is already using it as motivation to avoid a repeat next year.
Illinois v.s. Northwestern: Five Things to Watch For
Last week in a win over Purdue, the defense still let Akeem Hunt run for 102 yards.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Illinois Football: Previewing Northwestern's Defense
After picking up their first Big Ten victory since 2011, the Illinois Fighting Illini will host arguably their biggest rival when the Northwestern Wildcats come to Champaign on Saturday.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Big Ten Trophy Games Could Impact Coaching Staffs
The Michigan State-Ohio State matchup in the Big Ten championship game already is set, and the Buckeyes are two-touchdown favorites against rival Michigan on Saturday.
Big Ten Conference News and Notes
ILLINOIS: The Fighting Illini posted a 20-16 win at Purdue over the weekend, snapping a six-game losing streak and an unsightly 20-game conference slide as well.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Gazette Sports Page 11-25-13
Matt Daniels, Bob Asmussen, Loren Tate and Fred Kroner are at the Esquire Lounge in Downtown Champaign talking all things sports as they welcome Fighting Illini Quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase to the show to talk about his plans after Illini football and more.
Illinois not reveling in skid-breaking win
Not really, coach Tim Beckman said Monday. When the Illini gathered Sunday to start getting ready for Northwestern, the mood in the room wasn't much different than it had been before Saturday's 20-16 win over Purdue.
Penn State Athetlics
Hackenberg Earns Fourth Big Ten Freshman of the...
Penn State true freshman quarterback Christian Hackenberg has been honored by the Big Ten Conference with his fourth Freshman of the Week accolade.
What they're saying around the Big Ten: Michigan, Northwestern and Indiana coaches 'have...
"I never quit anything in my my life," Nebraska coach Bo Pelini told his players in a hastily-called team meeting this past Thursday before leaving for Penn State.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Anchorage Daily News
Hull, Scheelhaase lead Illinois over Purdue 20-16
Illinois wide receiver Steve Hull, left, hangs on to a touchdown reception defended by Purdue defensive back Ruben Ibarra in the first half of an NCAA football game in West Lafayette, Ind., Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013.